The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 69 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.18% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.67% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £28,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Open Source
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 180 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.60% 47.12% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 134 88 148
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bracknell region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Bracknell

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) JSR 168

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) OLAP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Support
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) JSR 168
2 2 (28.57%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle